Judges

2020 Alpha Challenge Program Book

Introducing Alpha Challenge's Experienced Panel of Judges

Judges of the 2020 Alpha Challenge

Presentations are judged by a panel of highly regarded professionals in the investment management field – hedge fund managers, institutional portfolio managers, and research analysts. Listed alphabetically by company name.

Mariel Abreu Cuello

Vice President, Credit Analyst

T. Rowe Price

Alia Aziz

Investment Analyst, Director

USB Asset Management

Irina Babushkina

Senior Vice President

Neuberger Berman

Michael Balkin

CEO

Foresight Acquisition Corporation

William Benton, CFA, CPA

Partner, Analyst, Co-Director of Research

William Blair

Karl W. Brewer, CFA

Former Principal, Partner, Portfolio Manager

William Blair

Connor Browne, CFA

Managing Director

City Different

Ryan Burgess, CFA

Investment Analyst

Durable Capital Partners (DCP)

J. Brian Campbell, CFA

Principal, Co-Lead Portfolio Manager

The London Company

Steve Cheng, CFA

Director
Liberty Mutual Investments

Kathy Chiang, CFA

Equities Analyst

BlackRock

Daniel C. Chung, CFA

Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer, Portfolio Manager

Fred Alger Management

Chad Cleaver, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Driehaus Capital Management

Catherine Crain

Vice President, Co-Portfolio Manager

Fayez Sarofim & Co.

Ankur Crawford

Executive Vice President and Portfolio Manager

Alger

Anil Daka, CFA

Research Analyst

William Blair

Cat Duncan, CFA

Analyst

William Blair

Ben Ebel

Portfolio Manager

Lord Abbett

Jennifer Edelheit, CPA

Executive Director
UBS Asset Management

Joe Elegante, CFA

Senior Portfolio Manager
UBS Asset Management

Jill Fine

Head, North America Credit Research
UBS Asset Management

David Foropoulos

Vice President, Director of Research
Unum

Jennifer L. Foster

Co-Chief Investment Officer
Chilton Investment Company

Jack Fraser

Managing Partner
Seamark Capital LP

Paul Galat

Research Analyst

William Blair

Jeffrey Germain, CFA

Director, Investments Group

Brandes Investment Partners

Dennis C. Greenway, II, CFA

Senior Analyst and Portfolio Manager

Franklin Street Partners

Charles Harris

Director of Research, Senior Research Analyst for Industrials

ClearBridge Investments

Paul Howanitz, CFA

Investment Analyst

American Century Investments

Michael Hussey, CFA

Director of Research

Mid-Continent Capital

Eric Isch

AVP, Credit Research

Unum

Gabriela Kelleher, CFA

Portfolio Manager
Fidelity Investments

Donald Kilbride

Senior MD and Partner

Wellington

Philip Kriger

Director, Global Fixed Income
Liberty Mutual Investments

Caroline Le Feuvre

Portfolio Manager
Invesco

Connor Leonard

President

Arbour National

Richard Lockwood Chilton, Jr.

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Chilton Investment Company

Joyce Lin, CFA

Vice President, Research Analyst, Portfolio Manager

Franklin Templeton

Todd Ludgate

Head of Global Extended Fixed Income Strategies

State of Wisconsin Investment Board

Joe Maguire, CFA

Director of Research, Senior Partner

Penn Capital Management

Scott Marolf

Senior Investment Analyst

American Century Investments

Erika K. Maschmeyer, CFA

Senior Portfolio Manager

Columbia Wanger Asset Management

Ann Miletti

President

Fayez Sarofim & Co.

Ann Miletti

Head of Active Equity

Allspring Global Investments

William Miller

Managing Director

Commerce Street Capital, LLC

William Monroe

Portfolio Manager

Putnam Investments

Alexander Moore

Founder
XM Capital Partners

Kevin Nicholson, CFA

Chief Investment Officer

Boardage Capital Management

Roger Norberg

Director Equity Research

Thrivent Capital Management

Jason Polun, CFA

Director of Equity Research, North America
T. Rowe Price

Patrick Rau

Managing Director, Fundamental Equity
Sterling Capital Management

Jeff Rosenberg

Analyst
Rail-Splitter Capital Management

Josh Rubin

Portfolio Manager & Managing Director

Thornburg Investment Management, Inc.

Daniel Sheridan

Senior Vice President, Senior Analyst
Alger

Josh Shores CFA

Portfolio Manager and Principal
Southeastern Asset Management

Trey Snow, CFA

Director of Research, Senior Research Analyst
The London Company

Brian Solomon

Investment Analyst

T. Rowe Price

Greg Spencer

Managing Director, Global Allocation Team
BlackRock

Craig Sterling

Managing Director
Amundi Asset Management

Adam Sues

Partner, Portfolio Manager

Yacktman Asset Management

Adam Schloss, CFA

Analyst
UBS Asset Management

Evan Shay

Vice President, Credit Analyst

T. Rowe Price

Mark Thompson, CFA, Partner

Portfolio Manager

William Blair

Corey S. Tobin

Partner, Research Analyst, Director of Research

William Blair

Albert Tsuei

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, Analyst

UBS Asset Management

Serena Vinton, CFA

Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Franklin Templeton

Andrew Walsh

Senior Investment Analyst

Unum

Tab Williams, CPA

Director, Equity Analyst

Sterling Capital Management

Stephen Yacktman

Chief Investment Officer, Partner, and Portfolio Manager
Yacktman Asset Management

Todd D. Young

Senior Equity Analyst, Portfolio Manager
Franklin Street Partners